Chemical Technician

Location: Fremont, California Salary: benefits
Sector: Upstream Type: contract

Title: Chemical Technician

Pay rate: $29/hr

Duration: 6 Month - Possibility that this will convert to full time but not guaranteed.

Shift: 12 hour shift10am to 10pm or 10pm to 10am could be 60hr work weeks

Work Location: Fremont, California USA

Progressive Global Energy are currently recruiting for a chemical technician on behalf of a world renowned oil and gas service company. The is an opportunity to work in a challenging, fast paced environment

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Safely and efficiently operates their assigned processes to meet the day-to-day quality, production and productivity goals of the company.
  • Effectively prioritizes their daily tasks working with the Leads and Production Supervisors
  • Participate in monthly safety meetings and promote a safe work environment
  • Maintain accurate inventory and perform housekeeping and waste handling
  • Reviews and proposes updates to the Standard Operating Procedures
  • Reviews and proposes updates to the Learning Resources for the processes
  • Completes their goals to achieve the plant goals and their own personal development goals
  • Assemble and disassemble production equipment
  • Perform basic maintenance on equipment
  • Monitor turnaround of canisters and products
  • Drives a culture of "Do It Safe, Do It Right the First Time" with their actions and their words on a daily basis

Skills and experience required

  • Fitness for duty; e.g. ability to lift at least 50 pounds, ability to climb ladders, ability to medically pass a respiratory test and physical test in order to wear a full face respirator as required.
  • Valid driver's license
  • Pass pre-employment testing, drug screening and background check
  • Two or more years of experience in a chemical process operations environment as a process or production technician
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Successfully complete required training
  • Demonstrate ability to obtain proper assistance when confronted with problem situations
  • Demonstrated positive attitude and safety-first attitude
  • Ability to learn technical chemical processes quickly in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to interact effectively with others to accomplish daily tasks and achieve the plant's goals
  • Ability to communicate concisely and effectively in written and verbal formats with stakeholders at multiple levels in the business.
  • Ability to perform technical troubleshooting to resolve process issues.
  • Self-starter with the ability to perform well under pressure and changing priorities

Preferred but not essentials skills and experience

  • Associates Degree in Chemical Processing or knowledge and 2-3 years of chemical handling desirable
  • Military experience with Nuclear, Electronics or Mechanical training
  • Understanding of processes for chemical processing
  • Knowledge of root cause investigation process and methodology
  • Knowledge of 5S and Lean manufacturing

If you would like to apply for this position, please call 17134231636 today

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